Monthly Archives: October 2015

12th Man: Display at Bradford shows mastering defence

One of the main concerns about Latics early season performances has been their poor defending. Many of the games have seen lapses of concentration, defensive mix-ups and even bizarre own goals. Richard O’Donnell, Leon Barnett, Donervon Daniels and Reece James … Continue reading

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Latics on the Up – Bradford City 1 Wigan Athletic 1

Wigan were held by Bradford in a highly competitive game at Valley Parade but still moved up to fifth in the League One table. Latics took the lead in the 52nd minute through Michael Jacobs strike but were pegged back … Continue reading

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12th Man: Bradford has a lot to live up to!

It was another incredible away day on Tuesday night as Latics edged out Peterborough 3-2 in a dramatic finale at the ABAX Stadium. Wigan had let a two goal lead slip and were in danger of losing when Max Power … Continue reading

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Late Max Power play lifts Latics – Peterborough United 2 Wigan Athletic 3

A late Max Power strike secured the three points for Latics in a pulsating encounter at the ABAX Stadium as they overcame the Posh 3-2 to move up to seventh in the League One table. Wigan weathered early pressure from … Continue reading

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Five-star Latics show their intent – Wigan Athletic 5 Colchester United 0

Wigan blitzed Colchester with a five-star show at the DW Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Latics tore into the U’s from the kick off and were ahead after only five minutes through Donervon Daniels after good work by Yanic Wildschut, and … Continue reading

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12th Man: We can make defences Yanic

Latics early season has been blighted by injuries, suspensions and international call-ups, but as more players return to the squad the prospects look bright. In particular, Latics now have plenty of goalscorers available for selection, although Craig Davies and Shaq … Continue reading

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Latics are doing it the hard way – Bury 2 Wigan Athletic 2

It looks like Latics’ push for promotion from League One is going to be done the hard way. Despite dominating the game against Bury they gifted their opponents a two goal lead, before producing another dramatic comeback to secure a … Continue reading

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